Fighters Pick Fights – Bellator 220 ‘MacDonald vs Fitch’

In this exclusive SBN MMA Feature, Bloody Elbow Interviewer, Shakiel ‘Shak’ Mahjouri gets a group of MMA Fighters of various promotions to break down…

By: June M. Williams | 4 years ago
Fighters Pick Fights – Bellator 220 ‘MacDonald vs Fitch’
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In this exclusive SBN MMA Feature, Bloody Elbow Interviewer, Shakiel ‘Shak’ Mahjouri gets a group of MMA Fighters of various promotions to break down Bellator 220’s Main Event ‘Rory MacDonald vs Jon Fitch’, which is happening this coming Saturday, April 27, 2019 from the SAP Center in San Jose, California, USA. The event will be broadcast through DAZN with the main card starting at 10PM ET.

Fighter Picks Start at —

  • 0:09 – Jon Fitch, himself
  • 0:23 – Josh Emmett
  • 1:06 – Cody Stamann
  • 1:34 – Elias Theodorou
  • 2:02 – Santiago Ponzinibbio
  • 2:44 – Eryk Anders
  • 3:09 – Max Griffin
  • 3:46 – Boston Salmon
  • 3:55 – Kajan Johnson

Rory ‘Red King’ MacDonald approaches this middleweight bout at the age of 29, with an impressive 20-5-0 record, fighting out of Montreal, Quebec. His last fight was at Bellator 206, where he suffered a loss at the hands of Gegard Mousasi via Ground & Pound at 3:23 in the second round.

Meanwhile, his opponent Jon Fitch, age 41, has a storied career record of 31-7-1, 1 NC and is fighting out of San Jose, California, so he will be well-rested and right at home. He is coming into this bout on a five-fight winning streak too, having last defeated Paul Daley at Bellator 199 via a Unanimous Decision.

Here’s a look at the Bellator 220: MacDonald vs Fitch, San Jose, CA card from the SAP Center, as it stands right now, via

170 – Rory MacDonald vs Jon Fitch: Title Fight
125 – Ilima-Lei Macfarlane vs Veta Arteaga: Title Fight
155 – Benson Henderson vs Adam Piccolotti
205 – Phil Davis vs Liam McGeary
145 – Gaston Bolanos vs Nathan Stolen

185 – Jordan Williams vs Diego Herzog
170 – Thomas Ponce de Leon vs Jamario Mulder
125 – Justin Tenedora vs Matt Perez
170 – Abraham Vaesau vs J.T. Roswell
155 – Aviv Gozali vs Travis Crain
135 – Cass Bell vs Peter Ishiguru
155 – Chris Avila vs Brandon Faumui
205 – Chuck Campbell vs Bruno Casillas
145 – Josh San Diego vs Brandon Laroco
145 – Boris Novachkov vs Chris Inocencio
145 – Ignacio Ortiz vs Roger Severson
155 – Hyder Amil vs Paradise Vaovasa
125 – Erick Gunha vs Jon Adams

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June M. Williams
June M. Williams

June M. Williams is the Bloody Elbow Ombudsperson, Lead Fixer, Author, Statistician, Watch Party Moderator, and Podcast Network & Syndication Manager.

She began work for the Combat Sports Division of SB Nation in 2010, making Bloody Elbow her primary home since 2014.

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